earthquakes: Information on ~6000 earthquakes

Description Usage Format Source

Description

A dataset with information about almost 6,000 earthquakes, including time and place.

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 5934 rows and 47 variables, including:

YEAR

what year the earthquake happened

MONTH

numeric value value of month of earthquake (i.e. 2, not "february" or "Feb")

DAY

day of the month when the earthquake happened

EQ_PRIMARY

magnitude of the earthquake

COUNTRY

country where earthquake happened

LOCATON_NAME

where in COUNTRY earthquake happends (also includes country name)

LATITUDE

latitude of earthquake

LONGITUDE

longitude of earthquake

DEATHS

number of people killed in the earthquake

Source

https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/form?t=101650&s=1&d=1


khailper/swdevcapstone documentation built on May 18, 2017, 7:42 p.m.